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A virtual wall of remembrance to honour Canada's fallen soldiers

November 11th is the day in Canada when we pause to commemorate soldiers who have died in the service of our country. To further that aspect of remembering and honoring our fallen, a new memorial is taking shape. A groundbreaking ceremony takes place today at the Canadian Forces Base in Kingston, Ontario in fulfilment of a promise to get a project started by Remembrance Day of this year. It's called The National Wall of Remembrance Project. Marc Montgomery travelled to the site in Kingston Ontario and he joins us with Terrence Cottrell, advisory board Chairman for the National Wall of Remembrance, just before the ceremony.

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Official ground-breaking ceremony: In business suits- (far left) Terrence Cotrell: (centre) Allan Jones, (far right) Philip Osanic with Nicholas

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Advisory Board Chairman Terrence Cotrell inside the Communications museum in front of the original models for Canada's Vimy memorial

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Various Canadian WWII uniforms

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diorama of an early communications station in Canada's far north

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diorama of a barracks in the museum

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looking inside a Canadian WWII radio van on a 15cwt truck showing WS-19 radio and accessories

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display of various models of teletypes

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Canadian M-151 jeep in UN livery inside the museum

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Canadian M-151 jeep in UN livery alongside display cases

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Terrence Cotrell addressing dignitaries, officials, sponsors and guests at the ceremony

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